What would we do without our cell phones nowadays?  Among all of the thousands of smart phone applications, there is a large percentage that is focused towards businesses and business owners.  These apps range from billing & payment solutions, note-taking & assistants, to password storage & business card collecting, there is an app for just about every task.

We recently shared our favorite applications that we love and use on a daily basis.. then, we asked to hear what your favorites were.  These were the most mentioned apps:

Sage billing boss – helps small business owners create, send & track the status of invoices

Sage payment boss – help small businesses get paid anytime & anywhere

BuddyGuard – streams your GPS location, audio, and images to a secure server

Expensify – imports expenses and receipts straight from your credit card or bank account

Google Maps – use GPS to find your location and directions to any address

Evernote – make voice notes, written notes, take snapshots or even record a location

Siri – a personal assistant to help life make sense

Dragon for Dictation – press record & send as an email or SMS, upload on Twitter or Facebook, etc.

Check these out & make life a little simpler =)


We always appreciate those that share their thoughts and ideas with us, below are some of the people responsible for the applications named above.

Thank you to: Yvonne Yuen (Sage North America), Joshua Persky (Twisplays), Jason Jepson, John Wu, Shilonda Downing (Virtual Work Team LLC), Kate Nelson (Change Guides LLC), Michael Argiro (4T Financial), Charles Greene (Corporate Shuffle), Nicholas Maddix (Anagram Technologies), Amanda Megilo (DM Public Relations), Meghan Young (Expensify), Jen Watkins (St. George News), James Sinclair (OnSite Consulting), Lorena Prime (Clearly Organized), Danielle Wolfe (Access Communications), Nicole Conley (Conley Communications), Milan Vrekic.


Ok so I couldn’t share this with everyone without adding a couple of my personal favs.. not so much to do with business, these are just for fun!

Instagram – take pictures and change them up with some sweet colors & shades

Pageonce – keeps up with all bank accounts, credit cards, and upcoming bills

Pioneer Woman – amazing recipes & photography by Ree Drummond

Living Social – gives local deal in your area

And speaking of mobile…make sure and check out our friends at Notixtech to make sure your business website is mobile so next time someone needs to find you on their smartphone they can in a split second.

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Enjoy!!  — PC Out